Albatross LIVEABOARD Catamaran
Sail and Scuba Dive Trips & Rates in Greece
Plan and Description
Catamaran Liveaboard Scuba Dive and Sailing programs offered by Albatross in Greece are planned to include every aspects of a grand tour of the Greek Islands, both above and below the ocean’s surface.
This is a scuba dive adventure, combined with sailing the Greek islands, and joining in on the fun and discovery at each island. Our Catamaran Dive trips offer the option of talking dive courses onboard as you cruise. Courses from Discover Scuba, Open Water, Advanced Open Water, and Nitrox are offered.
Our dive base options vary during the season and we offer dive trips selections throughout the Greek islands. Go to the “Greek Island Destination” page to discover more details about the island groups and each island. Note: Please note also that itineraries for these unique trips will depend on weather and logistics at the Captain’s and Dive instructors discretion. The many dive site options are many and though an itinernary is planned, variations do occur due to weather conditions and interests of the divers. There are also some exploratory dives we suggest to search for new dive site treasures.
Greek Island Groups for our Dive Trips are:
1. The ionian Sea ( Lefkas, Messologi, Kefalonia)
2. Saronic Gulf ( Athens area; Aigina, Hydra, Poros, & others)
3. Aegean Sea ( Mykonos, Santorini, Paros)
4. Crete ( During select periods)
Ionian Sea Diving
This dive trip begins from the Ionian island of Lefkas, Located about 3 hours from Athens. Getting to Lefkas is by Bus or private transfer. We start the dive from Lefkas and we sail south to the neighboring island of Kefalonia in Fiskardo and Poros, with a stop in Sivota. Then we visit Ithaka the island of Ulysses at Vathi Kioni and Frikes. Finally, we return to Lefkas through Meganisi and Scorpios. The diving sites are in close proximity from the ports of call, allowing a perfect combination of diving in the most interesting sites and visiting the most picturesque places of the peacock-blue Ionian Sea.
Saronic Gulf Diving
The Saronic Gulf is the closest body of water to Athens. We start this dive out of the town of Kalamaki, Athens and sail south to Cape Sounion. Then we head westwards towards the Eastern Peloponese coast stopping at Hydra, Ermioni, and finally sai north to Poros and Aigina. The diving sites are in close proximity to the island ports. Allowing a perfect combination of diving in the most interesting places while also giving divers plenty of time to go ashore to visit the islands
The Cyclades islands are located just south and west of Athens. The dive sets off from the town of Kalamaki Athens and the first destination island is Kea. From kea we sail to Kythnos, Sifnos, and Serifos. On the return there is a final stop at the coastal town of Varkiza before return back to Athens.
All Catamaran dive trips are operated by highly experienced diving instructors certified by IANTD, PADI & DAN, meeting high safety levels. These professional scuba instructors are all skippers have long experience in diving & sailing in the destinations of our trips. There are at least two diving instructors on each dive trip.
Our crew will get you safely to your next diving destination keeping always in mind your comfort & pleasure while, at the same time, they are responsible for all onboard diving services which include tank filling, first aid, dive planning-briefing, supervision & training
~ Rates are based on double occupancy.
~ All prices quoted EUROS ~ Rates are subject to change without notice.
~ Single Supplement: 75% surcharge based on full boat charter rate.
~ Rates are based on Full Yacht (8 Divers)
SCHEDULED DIVE TRIPS ( Subject to bookings)
Skipper -Dive Master, Scuba Instructor – Guide, Host – Scuba Instructor
Yacht, Crew, & DAN Insurance
All Dives for Certified Divers
2 Dives each day
Air tank refills
Full Scuba Diving Equipment
Full Board (Breakfast Lunch & Dinners, except 2 Dinners)
4 M Rib with 40 HP Outboard
Dive Compressors on board
Water Maker on board
Beer, Wine, Spirits (Purchased at local markets and charged at local rates )
Fuel Consumption ( as used during the Dive trip)
Fresh Water & Mooring Fees (as used during the dive trip)
Personal Travel Insurance
Divers Meals & Crew Food
Land Transportation in Greece
Scuba Training / IANTD Certification
Open Water Diver / 5 Day Course : 360 Euro per person
Advanced Open Water Diver / 5 Day Course : 360 Euro per person
Nitrox Diver / 3 Day Course : 180 Euro per person ( 5 Euro per tank fill)
Discover Scuba / 1 Day Course / 2 dives : 90 Euro per person
Canoe Kayak 60 Euro per week
Water Sports (banana , tube) 60 Euro per week